Don Young Wife: Who Was Don Wife? Lula Fredson or Anne Garland Walton? All you need to know about the spouse of the American politician.
Donald Edwin Young was an American politician and educator who served as the U.S. representative for Alaska’s at-large congressional district from 1973 until his death.
He was the Republican Party’s longest-serving member in both the House of Representatives and of Congress in the history, having served as a representative of Alaska for 49 years.
Young has been the longest serving member of Congress in history, and the only member who was in office from the Nixon Administration and was appointed the 45th Dean of the House of Representatives on December 5, 2017, following John Conyers resigned.
Prior to the special election that followed U.S. Representative Nick Begich’s presumed death in a plane crash, Young was the mayor of Fort Yukon from 1964 to 1967, and was a member of the Alaska House of Representatives from 1967 to 1971, as well as the Alaska Senate from 1971 to 1973.
Don Young Wife: Who Was Don Wife? Lula Fredson or Anne Garland Walton?
Young was married to the then Lula Fredson, she was one of the Gwich’in indigenous people. She was a volunteer as his manager in the Washington, D.C. congressional office. The couple had two daughters and are members of the Episcopal Church. Lula passed away on August 1, 2009, at the age of 67.
On the 17th of August 2014, Young declared his engagement to Anne Garland Walton, a flight nurse from Fairbanks. The couple got wed on the 9th of June 2015. She was 76 at the time.
Young was born on June 9, 1933, in Meridian, California, United States, and died on March 18, 2022, at the age of 88.